BotFactory: Automating the End of Cloud Sprawl

Author: 

John S. Tonello

It’s no secret that the rapid growth and shift to the cloud has given IT organizations concern from almost the very start. The early promise of Software-as-a-Service—and all the other as-a-service offerings—has quickly given way to concern about security, fragmentation and vendor lock-in. If you’re like most, you’ve developed a healthy fear of black-box deployments, cloud sprawl and the gut feeling that things are more than a little out of control.

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About the Author: 

John S. Tonello is the Director of IT and Communications Manager for NYSERNet Inc., New York’s regional optical networking company, serving the state’s colleges, universities and research centers. He’s been a Linux user and enthusiast since building his first Slackware system from diskette more than 20 years ago.